semiempirical


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semiempirical

(ˌsɛmɪɪmˈpɪrɪkəl)
adj
partly empirical
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Adj.1.semiempirical - relying to some extent on observation or experiment
empirical, empiric - derived from experiment and observation rather than theory; "an empirical basis for an ethical theory"; "empirical laws"; "empirical data"; "an empirical treatment of a disease about which little is known"
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Efficacy of the semiempirical sparkle model as compared to ECP ab-initio calculations for the prediction of ligand field parameters of europium(III) complexes.
Empirical and semiempirical estimates of evaporation based on the Hamon method (Hamon 1961) and a modified Penman approach have also been used by USACE (Table 1; Harwell 2012).
A number of physical and semiempirical single integral constitutive relations have also been proposed [16], while the modified superposition principle was first introduced by Leaderman in 1940 [15].
Semiempirical equations for modeling solid-state kinetics based on a Maxwell-Boltzmann distribution of activation energies: applications to a polymorphic transformation under crystallization slurry conditions and to the thermal decomposition of AgMnO4 crystals.
It is evident from binding energies of the various species obtained from the semiempirical calculations that, at least this level of approximations, the dimer (MV)2 is stable.
Semiempirical modelling of a variable speed scroll compressor with vapour injection, International Journal of Refrigeration 54: 76-87.
The basis of the matrix model is the growth transition matrix, which is populated using a semiempirical approach from a von Bertalanffy growth model fit to data from 21 individuals (Tutschulte 1976, Rogers-Bennett & Leaf 2006, Rogers-Bennett & Rogers 2006).
This study investigates the accuracy of existing methods (1MUP, anemometer, and BPC) and proposes a new family of semiempirical two-measurement (2M) methods that can be implemented on any commercial hood that features built-in BPC.
Smedman-Hogstrom and Hogstrom, [34] developed a modified PL empirical model that incorporates the surface roughness in to the WSC calculation and Panofsky and Dutton developed a modified PL semiempirical model that estimates WSC as a function of surface roughness and stability [31].
98, which are estimated by using the semiempirical formula by East [3] and by general open correction of a circular closed pipe of 8(D/2)/3[pi] [29].
In this work, the drying curves were fitted with four different empirical and semiempirical drying models (see Table 1).